Five stories and perspectives on friendship.
Summer is a season of brief delights. Tiny beings on gossamer wings cloud the air for fleeting moments. Meadows undulate in an abrupt dazzle of colour. Birds swoop in from their long journeys to a frenzy of feasting and breeding. It is a season where things appear like magic, before vanishing as though they were never there. […]
“It’s been a poignant, thought-provoking journey, punctuated by two monuments: one to a way of life; one to life extinguished; and both inextricably bound to the mountain.” In this longread, George Kitching guides us over the Coniston mountains in the English Lake District, diving into the history and culture of the area.
WEST MIFFLIN, Penn. (1010 WINS) – After 10 years of marriage, a thrill-seeking couple decided to renew their wedding vows on a roller coaster. But it wasn’t just any coaster. For Brian and Pam Kanai, it was a return to the ride where they were first married a decade earlier. Pam told 1010 WINS, “We figured…
Okay, not “all,” but here is an image that captures much of what is wrong in the world of education. You can read more about this school, called (without irony we are to assume) Carpe Diem, here. When I first saw the image, I wondered, for a fleeting moment, if this were a parody or a […]
Food photography tips from Gabriela Lupu at Cooking Without Limits.
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A power outage has hit Spring Creek Towers – formerly known as Starrett City – in Brooklyn. Forty six buildings are impacted at Van Siclen and Flatlands Avenues. (credit: CBS2) Roughly 5,800 residential units are without power, and there are numerous stuck elevators. The complex runs its own power system. The…